It can be overwhelming to think about the amount of data big tech has about us. But there are things you can do.
For example, you might be able to ask companies to give you a copy of your data. Read this guide to learn how 💪
Distressed woman, wildfire
A necessary reminder that the #ClimateEmergency is also a #HealthEmergency, #NatureEmergency, a #SocialEmergency, an #EconomicEmergency....it impacts on everything, and should therefore underpin everything we do.
This important blog post by Professor Martin Innes of Cardiff University / Prifysgol Caerdydd for the Institute of Welsh Affairs talks about the susceptibility of #Wales to disinformation (spoiler alert - we are highly susceptible 😲), mirroring the commentary provided over the years by our own @davidoclubb on the risk to Wales' democracy from social media.
…I’m seeing people say “just don’t use an iPhone.” It’s not that simple when everyday things like financial apps with two-factor authentication are locked into the two main platforms.
We need legislation to ensure critical services use open standards so you can use your Pinephone to buy lunch in the future.
It’s shocking how easily some folks jump to “just go live in a cave.” No, that’s not an acceptable alternative. We deserve to partake in modern life without sacrificing our human rights…
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In short, we need to dramatically limit the growth in emissions from computing, or by 2040 emissions from computing alone will be close to half the emissions level acceptable to keep global warming below 2°C.
And it is possible to do this.
Our Partner, David Clubb, is quoted in this BBC Wales News piece about coastal flooding and erosion https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-57852719 🗣️🎙️🗞️
We first blogged about the issue in November 2019 👇👇 https://afallen.cymru/2019/11/13/wales-underwater/
Check out this great Welsh Indie Author.
I particularly like his blog and the stories about AWTISTICO.
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Edrych yn ôl ar pryd y cafodd fy mrawd ei ddiagnosis, a hanes y ddamcaniaeth 'Mam Oergell', sy'n beio awtistiaeth ar rhieni 'oer'...
The books are good too and I really enjoyed Free House based in North-West Wales. Very funny
His work is very assessable and in Welsh and English. I love it!
It’s easy to feel like there’s nothing you can do to stop being tracked online by advertisers.
✨ But we want you to know that there are steps you can take right now to protect you and your loved ones.
Read our short how-to guides 👇
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